This Week's Highlights

Week of August 21, 2017 - August 27, 2017

Barrier Island Nature on Ocracoke Island

  • Monday, August 21st 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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Ocracoke

Enjoy an opportunity to take a break from an Ocracoke Village expedition, and to learn a little bit more about what makes the island so unique, with this free talk on Barrier Island Nature that’s hosted by the National Park Service.

Ocracoke Island After Dark

  • Monday, August 21st 8:45 PM - 9:45 PM
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Ocracoke

Ocracoke Island truly sparkles when the sun goes down and the stars come out, and visitors can enjoy an opportunity to take in this stunning landscape by attending the Ocracoke Island After Dark program – a special event that’s hosted by the National Park Service.

Blackbeard: An (Historical/Hysterical) Account

  • Monday, August 21st 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Ocracoke

Make a date to head to one of the most famous theaters on the Outer Banks for this engaging summertime performance that will have audience members of all ages grinning from ear to ear. Blackbeard: An (Historical/Hysterical) Account is a relatively new show that was brought back for a second season by popular demand, and which effortlessly combines a little education with goofy and irreverent fun.

Ocracoke Island: Pirates!

  • Tuesday, August 22nd 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
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Ocracoke

Ocracoke Island was once the home of infamous swashbucklers who pillaged the local shores, and visitors can learn all about these true and utterly fascinating stories by attending the Ocracoke Island: Pirates! Weekly talk in the heart of Ocracoke Village.

Hatteras Island: Morning Bird Walk

  • Tuesday, August 22nd 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
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Buxton

Enjoy a unique opportunity to explore a little of the wildlife that calls Hatteras Island home with this weekly morning bird walk that’s hosted by the National Park Service, and which explorers a stunning corner of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore.

Makers Market on Silver Lake

  • Wednesday, August 23rd 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Ocracoke

Head to the busy waterfront of Silver Lake Harbor in the heart of Ocracoke Village for an opportunity to taste the wares of countless vendors from all across the island and the coastal region.

All About Sea Turtles on Ocracoke Island

  • Wednesday, August 23rd 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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Ocracoke

The Cape Hatteras National Seashore is famed for the hundreds of sea turtles that lay their eggs on the area beaches every year, and visiting kids can learn all about these cool creatures with this special presentation that’s designed just for them.

Banker Ponies on Ocracoke Island

  • Wednesday, August 23rd 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
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Ocracoke

The Ocracoke Island Pony Pen is a top attraction for visitors exploring this isolated barrier island, and visitors can learn all about these wild horses while having their questions answered by a friendly ranger at this quick but engrossing program that’s free to the public.

Ocracoke History

  • Wednesday, August 23rd 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
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Ocracoke

Take a pause from a tour through Ocracoke Village to soak up the centuries of stories and legendary figures that once called this island home with this special weekly presentation on Ocracoke History.

Fiesta Latina

  • Saturday, August 26th 5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Ocracoke

Celebrate a coastal vacation in truly festive style at this unique event that puts Ocracoke’s Latino Community in the spotlight. This exceptional night of food, drinks, music, and dancing is a wonderfully fun way for visitors to discover a cool aspect of this community while enjoying all the worldly and tempting flavors of Ocracoke village.

Week of August 28, 2017 - September 3, 2017

Barrier Island Nature on Ocracoke Island

  • Monday, August 28th 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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Ocracoke

Enjoy an opportunity to take a break from an Ocracoke Village expedition, and to learn a little bit more about what makes the island so unique, with this free talk on Barrier Island Nature that’s hosted by the National Park Service.

Ocracoke Island After Dark

  • Monday, August 28th 8:45 PM - 9:45 PM
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Ocracoke

Ocracoke Island truly sparkles when the sun goes down and the stars come out, and visitors can enjoy an opportunity to take in this stunning landscape by attending the Ocracoke Island After Dark program – a special event that’s hosted by the National Park Service.

Blackbeard: An (Historical/Hysterical) Account

  • Monday, August 28th 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
more dates....
Ocracoke

Make a date to head to one of the most famous theaters on the Outer Banks for this engaging summertime performance that will have audience members of all ages grinning from ear to ear. Blackbeard: An (Historical/Hysterical) Account is a relatively new show that was brought back for a second season by popular demand, and which effortlessly combines a little education with goofy and irreverent fun.

Ocracoke Island: Pirates!

  • Tuesday, August 29th 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
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Ocracoke

Ocracoke Island was once the home of infamous swashbucklers who pillaged the local shores, and visitors can learn all about these true and utterly fascinating stories by attending the Ocracoke Island: Pirates! Weekly talk in the heart of Ocracoke Village.

Hatteras Island: Morning Bird Walk

  • Tuesday, August 29th 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
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Buxton

Enjoy a unique opportunity to explore a little of the wildlife that calls Hatteras Island home with this weekly morning bird walk that’s hosted by the National Park Service, and which explorers a stunning corner of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore.

Makers Market on Silver Lake

  • Wednesday, August 30th 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Ocracoke

Head to the busy waterfront of Silver Lake Harbor in the heart of Ocracoke Village for an opportunity to taste the wares of countless vendors from all across the island and the coastal region.

All About Sea Turtles on Ocracoke Island

  • Wednesday, August 30th 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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Ocracoke

The Cape Hatteras National Seashore is famed for the hundreds of sea turtles that lay their eggs on the area beaches every year, and visiting kids can learn all about these cool creatures with this special presentation that’s designed just for them.

Banker Ponies on Ocracoke Island

  • Wednesday, August 30th 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
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Ocracoke

The Ocracoke Island Pony Pen is a top attraction for visitors exploring this isolated barrier island, and visitors can learn all about these wild horses while having their questions answered by a friendly ranger at this quick but engrossing program that’s free to the public.

Ocracoke History

  • Wednesday, August 30th 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
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Ocracoke

Take a pause from a tour through Ocracoke Village to soak up the centuries of stories and legendary figures that once called this island home with this special weekly presentation on Ocracoke History.

Week of September 4, 2017 - September 10, 2017

Barrier Island Nature on Ocracoke Island

  • Monday, September 4th 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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Ocracoke

Enjoy an opportunity to take a break from an Ocracoke Village expedition, and to learn a little bit more about what makes the island so unique, with this free talk on Barrier Island Nature that’s hosted by the National Park Service.

Ocracoke Island After Dark

  • Monday, September 4th 8:45 PM - 9:45 PM
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Ocracoke

Ocracoke Island truly sparkles when the sun goes down and the stars come out, and visitors can enjoy an opportunity to take in this stunning landscape by attending the Ocracoke Island After Dark program – a special event that’s hosted by the National Park Service.

Week of September 11, 2017 - September 17, 2017

Get in the Swing fore $50K

  • Thursday, September 14th 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Nags Head

Get your golf game on for one of the most highly anticipated tournaments of the year on the central Outer Banks. The Get in the Swing fore $50K tournament is held in the middle of September, when the weather is simply stunning, and is a Nags Head tournament that features a wealth of incredible prizes.

Week of October 23, 2017 - October 29, 2017

Blackbeard's Pirate Jamboree

  • Friday, October 27th - Sunday, October 29th
Ocracoke

Come to Ocracoke Island for a Pirate Halloween! The Ocracoke Pirate Jamboree is an annual, two-day event that is highlighted by a family friendly Pirate Encampment by Blackbeard's Pirate Crew on Ocracoke Island.

Week of November 27, 2017 - December 3, 2017

Historic Home Tour

  • Sunday, December 3rd
Ocracoke

The holidays and the history of Ocracoke Island are deliciously combined in this annual tour that shines a spotlight on some of the most distinctive and unique properties in Ocracoke village. The Historic Home Tour, which is presented by the Ocracoke Preservation Society, gives locals and visitors alike an opportunity to peek into some of the most stunning homes on the island, while enjoying a little local flavor and history, and a wealth of spirited holiday décor.